Looking to plant pumpkins and squash in your garden? Wise decision! These plants are as gorgeous as they are practical! Let us walk you through the intricates of pumpkin gardening, various types of pumpkin and squash and how to care for them.

How To Grow Pumpkins Successfully

Do you have childhood memories of pumpkin patches and jack-o-lanterns? Why not make a pumpkin patch in your garden this year? Pumpkins are easy to grow and will grow in…

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How to Grow Knucklehead Pumpkins

After 10 generations’ worth of genetic mutation, Roy Pearman laid claim to one of the most visually-iconic pumpkin species seen today: the Knucklehead pumpkin. The warts are not symptoms of…

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How to Grow Delicata Squash

Delicata squash seeds have been around since the 1890s, but it’s prominence is only now increasing since Cornell developed a variety that most squash diseases don’t affect. This type of…

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How and When to Harvest Pumpkins

Pumpkins are great for cooking as well as carving. If you’re growing them for the first time and are curious about the harvesting process, you’ve come to the right place.…

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How to Grow Turban Squash

Turban squash is a beautiful, heirloom winter squash that dates before 1820. It is a cultivar of Cucurbita Maxima and very closely related to the buttercup squash. Turban squash varieties…

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How to Grow Pumpkins in Florida

Are you craving for pumpkins in Florida? Do you long to grow this smooth, delicious fruit in your own private garden? If your answer is yes, then you have definitely…

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What Are Pumpkin Plant Flowers Like?

While planting pumpkin seeds, you usually only expect vines and fruit. What most people don’t know is that blossoms are necessary for fruit growth. Bright orange or yellow colored flowers…

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How to Grow Giant Pumpkins

Giant pumpkins are extra thick, dense, and can weigh anywhere from 150 pounds to over a ton. Once fully grown, these lumpy pale pumpkins catch the eye, for obvious reasons.…

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How to Grow Pumpkins in Texas?

Does growing pumpkins in Texas seem like an intimidating task to you? You need not worry. Contrary to what many believe, because of their long growing season, pumpkins thrive in…

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What Is a Pumpkin Patch?

Halloween and pumpkin patches go side by side. If you have never been to one, you might be wondering what exactly the entire buzz is about. Read to know what…

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